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Little blue Heron

Egretta caerulea


A trim heron, adults solidly dark blue-gray, tinged more red-violet on head and neck. Bill blue with black tip.


Often seen wading slowly or standing motionless with neck fully out-stretched, head held high but pointed down looking straight down at the water.

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Texas, USA

Spotted on Nov 1, 2010
Submitted on Sep 2, 2011

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